Perform all tractor and trailer repair diagnosis and correction following standard operating procedures (SOP's). Completes routine rebuilds and replacements, makes best value and safety decisions to continue to operate, repair or replace, and performs technical repairs and/or replacement. Uses American Trucking Association (VMRS) system and other published and internet-based manuals and check sheets.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
Follows workplace and vehicle safety procedures consistently.
Follows good housekeeping standards
Follows SDS training and guidelines.
Possess an advanced set of tools
Able to perform proper preventive maintenance such as: lube, filters, inspection, including truck appearance, interior and exterior, cab related safety and security.
Direct/Indirect labor accountability (completing paperwork)
Diagnose and repair of cab related defects
Perform all electrical repairs.
Perform tires inspections for tread, inflation, rotation, wear, alignment
Repairs exhaust related repair, DPF, DOC, EGR DEF.
Perform emergency road calls
Proficient brake diagnostic/repair & replace/adjustments
Perform basic computer skills for company related initiatives.
Possess diagnostic computer skills
Able to perform DOT inspection in accordance to FMSCA guidelines
Basic understanding and repair of drive train components
Basic understanding and repair of cooling system maintenance and repair
May perform basic accident repairs on tractors or trailers.
Assist in parts inventory management
ASE Certification in 4 areas to include PM and brakes
Must be able to communicate with internal customers (i.e. other shop associates, drivers, other maintenance shops, etc.) on things such as wait times, reasons for repair decisions and status updates.
$2,000 sign on bonus
Must have valid drivers license with acceptable driving record (Minimum B CDL required)
Own necessary basic tools.
Diagnostic and troubleshooting competency relating to equipment repairs.
Successfully demonstrated problem solving skills.
Examples of teamwork and customer service skills, including good oral and written communication skills.
Required/Recommended Training (Technician Training Template)
Must be able to lift and/or pull 75 lbs or more without restriction
Must be able to work outside in inclement weather conditions
Must be able to work in environment with excessive noise.
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